ReSToRE - Researching Social Theories, Resources, and Environment International Summer School
Date: Monday 1 July – Friday 5 July 2019 (arrival Sunday, June 30/ departure Saturday, July 6)
Addressing key issues at the nexus of social science and Earth science
Our reliance on the Earth for water, energy, and minerals significantly affects climate change, economic prosperity, the environment, and human health and wellbeing.
There is an urgent need for a wider discussion on how we will resource present and future generations in a sustainable way.
This international Summer School will address key issues at the nexus of social science and Earth sciences:
Led by international scholars, practitioners, and stakeholders, participants will prepare discussion papers on emerging themes in this developing area of research.Students will be offered the opportunity to present the output of the summer school at the International Geological Congress in March 2020.
This website is being updated regularly so please do check back to see the latest updates.REGISTRATION AND FEES
The registration fee for participating in this summer school is €350. This includes accommodation and catering costs, but excludes your travel expenses. After you have received an acceptance letter from us, we will send you link where you can register and pay the fee.
To pay visit the following link.
1 March 2019: Applications submission deadline
15 March 2019: Notification of acceptance
15 April 2019: registration and payment deadline
Information on all confirmed speakers is available on the speakers page.
The International Union of Geological Sciences aims to promote development of the Earth sciences through the support of broad-based scientific studies relevant to the entire Earth system.
iCRAG is the Irish Centre for Research in Applied Geosciences.
Geological Survey Ireland is the national earth science agency.
The mission of the Irish Research Council is to enable and sustain a vibrant research community in Ireland by supporting excellent researchers in all disciplines from arts to zoology.
Teck is a diversified resource company, focused on providing products that are essential to building a better quality of life for people around the globe.
BHP is an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum dual-listed public company headquartered inMelbourne, Australia.
Boliden AB is a Swedish mining and smelting company focusing on production of copper, zinc, lead, gold and silver.
Rio Tinto is a leading global mining group that focuses on finding, mining and processing the Earth's mineral resources.
Under the patronage of UNESCO: